Our Veterinarians and Staff

Please click on each individual veterinarian or staff member’s photo to learn more about them.

Veterinarians

Karen Blake, DVM, Dipl. ACVS

Karen Blake, DVM, Dipl. ACVS

A board certified surgeon, Dr. Karen Blake’s practice at BEMC focuses are equine surgery, sports medicine, and podiatry.

Jessica Evans, DVM

Jessica Evans, DVM

Dr. Jessica Evans enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine and preventive care but has a particular interest in equine dentistry. She is also certified in veterinary acupuncture.

Joanne Fehr, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVS, CAC, CVA

Joanne Fehr, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVS, CAC, CVA

With a background in surgery and lameness, Dr. Fehr now enjoys focusing on supporting horses, dogs, and cats with an integrative approach through chiropractic and acupuncture care.

Shannon Findley, DVM, Shareholder

Shannon Findley, DVM, Shareholder

Dr. Shannon Findley’s practice focuses on equine wellness care and reproduction. She also has a strong passion for volunteering in international veterinary medicine, a field known as equitarianism.

Wendy Krebs, DVM, Shareholder

Wendy Krebs, DVM, Shareholder

Dr. Wendy Krebs joined Bend Equine Medical Center in 2002 and became a shareholder in 2008. Her areas of interest include surgery, sports medicine, and preventive care.

Mary Masterson, DVM

Mary Masterson, DVM

Affiliated with BEMC as a part-time associate, Dr. Mary Masterson travels the hunter-jumper show circuit much of the year and spends the winter working the show-jumping and polo seasons in Southern California.

Intern Veterinarians

Veterinary internships at BEMC offer recent Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Veterinary Medical Doctorate graduates an opportunity to deepen their clinical experience under the guidance of our team. Please contact us if you would like more information or are interested in applying to participate in our Veterinary Internship and Externship programs.

Sarah Willsey, DVM

Sarah Willsey, DVM

A 2022 Colorado State University graduate, Dr. Sarah Willsey is currently part of the BEMC internship program. Her clinical interests include lameness, wound care, dentistry, and radiology.

Veterinary Technicians, Assistants, and Staff

Tammy Ellenburg, Facility Assistant

Tammy Ellenburg, Facility Assistant

Tammy joined BEMC in June 2022. In her role, she helps keep our expansive and active facility tidy and well-maintained and our stalls comfortable for our overnight equine patients.

Sarah Cook, CVT, CVPM, Practice Manager, Shareholder

Sarah Cook, CVT, CVPM, Practice Manager, Shareholder

Sarah oversees all things related to running BEMC’s business and operations. An experienced certified veterinary technician, she also helps in the clinic when our veterinarians need an extra set of hands.

Anne Hornberger, CVT

Anne Hornberger, CVT

Anne is a certified veterinary technician and a lifelong horseperson. She joined BEMC in 2013.

Emily, Pharmacy Assistant

Emily, Pharmacy Assistant

As a pharmacy technician, Emily helps organize and inventory the drugs required to run an equine hospital and small animal clinic.